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男は黙って, 漢は黙って, 男はだまって, おとこはだまって
Expression, preceding a verb, etc.
a real man would (shut up and) ...
男は松女は藤, おとこはまつおんなはふじ
Expression, Proverb
men are the strong base to which women cling, men are pine trees, women are wisteria vines
男は度胸女は愛敬, おとこはどきょうおんなはあいきょう
Expression, Proverb
men should be brave, women should be affable
藁で束ねても男は, わらでたばねてもおとこはおとこ
Expression, Proverb
rich or poor, a man is a man, a man whose hair is tied with straw is still a man
The words and kanji on this web site come from the amazing dictionary files JMDict, EDICT and KANJIDIC. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group , and are used in conformance with the Group's licence. The example sentences come from the projects Tatoeba and Tanaka Corpus. Kanji search by radicals is based on the Kradfile2 and Kradfile-u files containing radical decomposition of 13108 Japanese characters. Many thanks to all the people involved in those projects!